Why Sprint n-1 Analysis is a BAD idea…

27 Jan 2016 Johan Tré Agile & ScrumLean & KanbanLess is More

(commonly known as the Scrummerfall anti-pattern)

Consider the following familiar situation

The team has taken a story in the sprint, and during the sprint, shit hits the fan.

They rework, rework again several times to get it to done. Then the “we-could-have-avoided-this” feeling enters the minds of the team… 

In the Retro the conclusion is clear:  
We could have avoided this!! We had to analyse this better! We need analysis upfront!

Retro Action:  

by Johan
Via Co-Learning.be

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